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“World of Warcraft” Creator Takes Battle to Court over Game’s Characters
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 29 2015

A federal judge in the Northern District of California recently dismissed a complaint in which video game producers claimed that characters from


Imitation the Sincerest Form of Flattery? Court Dismisses Video Gamer’s Right of Publicity Claim
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 23 2015

A judge in New Jersey federal district court recently dismissed a lawsuit brought against The Cartoon Network by a renowned video gamer. In


After SCOTUS Declines CDA Defamation Appeal, Yelp Gives Court 5 Star Rating
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 18 2015

The Supreme Court gave Yelp and other interactive computer service providers reason to celebrate recently when it quietly declined to hear an appeal


Nordstrom and jeans company pay $4m to settle “Made in USA” claim
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 7 2015

On Monday, November 30, 2015, Nordstrom and denim manufacturer AG Adriano Goldschmied filed a motion to approve a settlement in California federal


Cross-device tracking: the new frontier in interest-based advertising
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 3 2015

The Federal Trade Commission recently hosted a public hearing on “cross-device tracking.” The agency invited representatives from the advertising


Is the price right? Nordstrom facing class action over “Compare At” pricing
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 1 2015

A federal judge for the Southern District of California recently held in Branca v. Nordstrom, Inc. that a class action could proceed with claims that


District court gives go-ahead to Marilyn Monroe’s estate on false endorsement claim
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • November 3 2015

A federal judge in the Southern District of New York recently held in A.V.E.L.A., Inc. v. Estate of Marilyn Monroe, LLC that the Lanham Act protects


Fashion's philanthropy: how brands set-up foundations to give back
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • October 29 2015

Corporate social responsibility has an undeniable effect on how companies engage with the world and shape brand perceptions. In the fashion industry


District court addresses trademark attribution in manufacturer-licensee dispute
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • September 14 2015

Clients often ask whetherand, if so, whenthey must use the and symbols, or other forms of attribution, when using another company’s trademarks


Paid to play: FTC cracks down on marketing company for deceptive video game endorsements
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • September 9 2015

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) continues to pursue companies for failing to disclose material connections in endorsements. In a recent action